PBHS offering the ASVAB test at PBHS on March 16

Pine Bush High School will be offering an in-person Armed Services VocationalAn American flag with the letters ASVAB written on the bottom Aptitude Battery (ASVAB) on Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at 2:30 p.m. in the PBHS library.

ASVAB is a timed, multi-aptitude test used by all branches of the military, designed to help determine a candidate’s strengths and find where he or she will succeed. There is no fee to take the test.

The test measures knowledge in eight areas:

  • General Science – Life, earth, space and physical sciences
  • Arithmetic Reasoning – Ability to solve basic math and word problems
  • Word Knowledge – Ability to grasp the meaning of words through synonyms
  • Paragraph Comprehension – Ability to understand written material
  •  Mathematics – Math concepts and applications
  • Electronics – Electrical current, circuits, devices and electronic systems
  • Auto and Shop – Car maintenance and repair, and wood and metal shop
  • Mechanical – Principles of mechanical devices, structural support, properties of materials

Things to know:

  • Students will have to provide their own transportation;
  • Masks must be worn;
  • This test is open to PBHS juniors and seniors.

Anyone interested in signing up for the ASVAB should contact Mrs. Coates in the Attendance Office at Jeanette.coates@pinebushschools.org or 845-744-2031 ext. 3405.

If you have any questions about the ASVAB, contact your school counselor.

Pine Bush Central School District
State Route 302, Pine Bush, NY 12566
Phone: (845) 744-2031
Fax: (845) 744-6189
Tim O. Mains
Superintendent of Schools
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